Full Time Staffing
We have three shifts A,B,C which consist of one Captain, one Engineer, and three Firefighters. Of those, there is a minimum of three ALS certified paramedics.Our minimum daily staffing is five firefighters.
The Pinewood Fire Department reserve program was created in October of 2008. The purpose of this program is to supplement staffing with additional certified personnel. Our reserves are required to have a state EMT certification as well as being Fire Fighter I&II certified.
Currently, the Pinewood Fire Department employees six reserves which are assigned to a 12 hour shift which is on a six day rotation. Reserve firefighters are utilized as firefighters and is the entry point into full time employment.
The reserve program is a valuable resources for the Pinewood Fire Department & community. It allows us to provide a higher level of service which is our primary goal. If you are interested in becoming a reserve with the Pinewood Fire Department, please see the job opportunities on this website or contact Captain Steve Oberly at (928) 286-9885